District and Community Nursing
District and community nursing teams provide an invaluable service to the individuals, families and communities which they serve; and are integral to the delivery of timely, quality, integrated health care. (RCN, 2014, A call to action). Use this guide to find information resources about district and community nursing including books, reports and journal articles.
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This sketch animation was created by the RCN District Nursing Steering Group to highlight the work that District Nurses do.
Dr Julie Green, Chair of the RCN District and Community Nursing Forum, focusses on person-centred care linked to chronic venous leg ulcer care. The principles presented can be applied to all person-centred care. Register online for free access to this video.
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25 Nov 2021
This conference will explore the perceptions of surviving domestic abuse and the domestic abuse cycle, discuss how healthcare staff can be supported if exposed to domestic abuse, and consider the impact of domestic abuse on children, the promotion of trauma informed approaches to practice and demonstrate an example of best practice in supporting families. You do not need to be based in Wales to join us for this event.
07 Dec 2021
This morning seminar aims to provide a refresher/ enhanced knowledge in relation to common causes and types of stroke, and the consequences of stroke, acute treatments for stroke, and stroke prevention. This event is hosted by RCN Wales but you do not need to be working in Wales to join us!
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